The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 110 137 116
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 22 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 0.20% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.21% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 18
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
SQL DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2024 2354 2232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.98% 95.23% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1899 1925
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cambridgeshire region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SQL DBA Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +26 11 £49,000 +8.88%
Peterborough - 3 £50,000 -
SQL DBA
East of England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 47 (95.92%) SQL
2 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
3 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (40.82%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
6 17 (34.69%) Replication
6 17 (34.69%) Clustering
7 16 (32.65%) Degree
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (28.57%) Windows
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
10 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.45%) MCITP
12 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (20.41%) MCTS
13 10 (20.41%) MCT
13 10 (20.41%) ITIL
14 9 (18.37%) IIS
14 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
14 9 (18.37%) Streaming Music
14 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
15 8 (16.33%) Product Management
15 8 (16.33%) DevOps
15 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) IIS
2 6 (12.24%) Lync
3 1 (2.04%) JBoss
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SMTP
1 6 (12.24%) SNMP
1 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.24%) DNS
1 6 (12.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (38.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
12 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
1 6 (12.24%) Classic ASP
1 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
1 6 (12.24%) SAML
1 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Replication
1 17 (34.69%) Clustering
2 9 (18.37%) Streaming Music
3 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.24%) SecurID
5 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL
4 8 (16.33%) Product Management
4 8 (16.33%) DevOps
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security
5 6 (12.24%) Change Management
6 5 (10.20%) High Availability
6 5 (10.20%) Database Security
7 3 (6.12%) Change Control
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Line Management
9 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) VBScript
4 6 (12.24%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.65%) Degree
3 11 (22.45%) MCITP
4 10 (20.41%) MCTS
4 10 (20.41%) MCT
5 3 (6.12%) MCDBA
5 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Cognos
2 3 (6.12%) Siebel